The Tennis Channel Exposes Tennis Hotties
Online poll to determine Oct. 15 Show
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Eric Abner, Public Relations Director
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10/03/06 - The Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to tennis and the healthy, active lifestyle that surrounds it, is asking fans to vote for the hottest tennis players on tour and will feature the results in a special show -- Open Access: Tennis Hotties premiering on The Tennis Channel on Sunday, Oct. 15, at 7:30 p.m. ET. The online voting will determine how the players are represented in the show. The voting will end on Friday, Oct. 6.
On the first week, the poll set a record for the most votes recorded on any poll in the three year history of the network’s web site. Fans can vote as many times as they like for their favorite male and female player from the ten men and women selected by the network. Here’s a look at the top three men and women as of Oct. 3 at Noon (ET).
Ana Ivanovic (28.8%)
Maria Kirilinko (24.3%)
Rafael Nadal (42.9%)
Andy Roddick (29.9%)
Roger Federer (20.5%)
To vote, fans can visit -- http://www.thetennischannel.com
The Tennis Channel (www.thetennischannel.com) is the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to tennis and the healthy, active lifestyle that surrounds it, and forges the personal connection between the professionals on the court and the game’s millions of aficionados. The home for people who watch, play and live their passions through tennis, the network is a hybrid of comprehensive sports coverage, health and fitness programming, pop culture and entertainment access, and lifestyle and travel information. The Tennis Channel is the most concentrated single-sport network in television, with telecast rights to the US Open Series, ATP Masters Series, top-tier WTA Tour championship competitions, Davis Cup by BNP Paribas, Fed Cup and Hyundai Hopman Cup, the combination of which offer the compelling, ongoing story of the game’s most dramatic rivalries, energetic personalities and emotional, yearlong journey.
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For Further information:
Doug Drotman – The Tennis Channel (631-462-1198 -- firstname.lastname@example.org)